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2012-07-26 00:00:00.0 Topics

TOKYO, Japan, – June 26, 2012 – Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857, NYSE: ATE) today announces that at its 70th Ordinary Meeting of Shareholders changes were decided to its board of directors. New executive officers have also been appointed, as follows:

Directors

Chairman of the Board and
Representative Director
Toshio Maruyama
Representative Director Haruo Matsuno
Director Naoyuki Akikusa
Director Yasushige Hagio
Director Osamu Karatsu (newly appointed)
Director Shinichiro Kuroe
Director Sae Bum Myung
Director Hiroshi Nakamura (newly appointed)

Corporate Auditors

Standing Corporate Auditor Yuichi Kurita (newly appointed)
Standing Corporate Auditor Akira Hatakeyama
Corporate Auditor Megumi Yamamuro (re-appointed)
Corporate Auditor Masamichi Ogura

Executive Officers

President and CEO Haruo Matsuno*
Managing Executive Officer Shinichiro Kuroe*
Managing Executive Officer Sae Bum Myung*
Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Nakamura*
Managing Executive Officer Yoshiaki Yoshida
Managing Executive Officer Masao Shimizu
Managing Executive Officer Hideaki Imada
Executive Officer Yasuhiro Kawata
Executive Officer Takashi Sugiura
Executive Officer Takashi Sekino
Executive Officer Soichi Tsukakoshi
Executive Officer Josef Schraetzenstaller
Executive Officer R. Keith Lee
Executive Officer Makoto Nakahara
Executive Officer Toshiyuki Okayasu
Executive Officer Hans-Juergen Wagner
Executive Officer Yih-Neng Lee (newly appointed)
Executive Officer CH Wu (newly appointed)
Executive Officer Kazuhiro Yamashita (newly appointed)
Executive Officer Kenji Sato (newly appointed)

∗: also a Director